Definitions For Investigating


  • The work of inquiring into something thoroughly and systematically


  • To try to find out the facts about (something, such as a crime or an accident) in order to learn how it happened, who did it, etc.
  • To try to get information about (someone who may have done something illegal)

Is Investigating a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Investigating is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 23 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Investigating in a Sentence

  • The police are still investigating the murder.
  • The accident was thoroughly investigated.
  • The manager promised to investigate when we pointed out an error on our bill.

Synonyms for Investigating

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